When I saw Fast 5, I was charmed by the Fast & the Furious franchise. I watched all the movies to catch up with the “story” before I watched Fast & the Furious 6. Having said that Fate of the Furious just wasn’t fun. I take issue with the treatment of characters in this movie. […]Read more "Fate of the Furious"
The Thor movies have always been comedic and the third film is no exception. Actually, it takes that and runs it into the extreme making it my favourite one of the three. The jokes came flying in early and very often but I never actually grew tired of the comedy. In fact, Thor’s embarrassing acts, […]Read more "Thor: Ragnarok"
I think this movie should be called Blade Walker 2049 because this is a story told over 2 hours and 40 minutes. Despite the long run time, the movie is actually pretty good. I did feel the runtime whereas Spotlight was so captivating that it didn’t feel like a long movie. So this movie is […]Read more "Blade Runner 2049"
I’ve just watched Spider-Man at Westfield London and oh my god is it a great return to the big screen for Spidey. I really liked how this movie focuses on his high school life and how he struggles to balance his teenage life with going around helping people in the neighbour hood. One thing that […]Read more "Spider-ling? Spider-boy? Spider-Man!"
So I normally like to write up my thoughts on movies as I watch them but I’ve fallen behind quite a bit. It’s probably better I combine them now that some time has passed since I saw them (I think this is evident by how little I say towards the end). Well, here goes. Spotlight […]Read more "Quick fire movie catch up!"
Kubo and the two strings is a stop motion animation with a very good story. Apart from Captain America Civil War, this is my favourite film of 2016. It’s a story about loss and how we can deal with it, which if I might say is a pretty dark theme for an animation. This movie […]Read more "Kubo and the two strings"
Ghost in the Shell is a Hollywood adaption of a Manga/Anime back in the 90’s and let’s be honest, my expectations of it was low. Why? Hollywood doesn’t have a very good track record when they try to convert material to film – look at Street Fighter, or even when taking a popular movie from […]Read more "Ghost in the Shell"